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Many of our clients have been approached by the communications giant Rogers about improving their rankings on Google. Funny, it has the same smell as the Yellow pages promising you top position in their online directory. Why this desperate move … Continue reading

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Remember when Google launched their social network Google Plus and it was deemed a failure, much from the lack of vanity URLs (Hey Jimmy, add me to your circles, my page URL is https://plus.google.com/118190513911087178834)? Remember the talk of how “Circles” … Continue reading

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With all the changes that Google is making, we all should be a little concerned with how much impact Google is having on our daily business lives. You may already know that Google places has been replaced by Google +, … Continue reading

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John Heppenstall, President of Hep Communications, was recently interviewed by CTV’s Consumerwatch reporter Karen Rocznik for a story on Google AdWords. Continue reading

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How many words does it take you to describe what your business does? In the 1920′s Ernest Hemingway was challenged by his colleagues, who bet him he couldn’t write a complete story in just six words, and came up with … Continue reading

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Decathlon is known for both its simplicity and complexity. Ask anybody on the street what they know about Decathlon, and undoubtedly they’ll tell you it encompasses 10 events.  Pressured into listing the 10 events that make up the Decathlon, we … Continue reading

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The time has come to realize that the elusive animal know as the customer may not find you where you think they will find you. From a traditional marketing standpoint, we know that the only media that has any significant … Continue reading

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Selling and buying items with online sites such as eBay, Craigslist and Kijiji can help you become a better marketer. Even if your business doesn’t have product to currently sell on one of these online services, but you personally do, … Continue reading

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so… what’s been happening in cyberland this past month?  Not to much, just the usual upheaval.  Google changed the rules (again), Facebook changed the rules (again) and Yahoo and Bing have combined to fight the evil Google empire. Ho hum, … Continue reading

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Have you been searching Google and seen the location based ads for a company? How relevant! Why it’s yet another piece tying Google Places and local search together – Google Boost. “Boost enables business owners to easily create online search … Continue reading

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